Wednesday, 15 August is a public holiday

Just a reminder that a week today, Wednesday, 15 August, is a public holiday for Asunción (Assumption of the Virgin Mary into Heaven), the fiestas patronales for the whole island, and the focal point of the celebrations is the veneration of the Virgin in Candelaria itself – see post HERE. Banks, and many offices and shops will be closed. For a full list of 2018′s public holidays, please see HERE.

 

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